Marshall Frasier Beef Symposium

Plan to attend this year’s event scheduled for:

February 20, 2018

Lincoln County Fairgrounds

Events Building

33747 County Road 2W, Hugo, CO 80821

 

Registration

Registration is FREE, but please register in advance for lunch.  Click to register online.

 

Schedule

8:30 – 8:50 – Coffee and Check-in

8:50-9:00 – Welcome, Kenny Rogers, CLA Producer Council Chair

9:00 – 9:45 – Transitioning the Family Farm, Brent Bright,  K.COE ISOM

9:45 – 10:00 –  Break

10:00 – 10:45 – GrassCast: Grassland Plant Production Forecasts, Justin Derner, ARS-USDA

10:45 – 11:30 – Weather Outlook, Brian Bledsoe, KKTV 11 News

12:00 –1:00 – Lunch

1:00 – 1:45 – Grading Changes, David Vote, JBS Fed Beef Grading Operations & Beef Technical Services

1:45 – 2:30 – Market Update, Dr. Stephen Koontz, Colorado State University, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics

2:30 – 3:00 – Break

3:00 – 3:45 – Effective Safety Training, John Crawmer, Pinnacol Assurance

(**This presentation qualifies as one of the two required annual safety trainings for CLA Safety Group members.)

3:45 – Wrap Up, Kenny Rogers, CLA Producer Council Chair

Sponsors

                                 

If you are interested in sponsoring our regional events please contact the CLA office (970) 378-0500 or jlemmel@coloradolivestock.org.